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Civil War 150 Exhibit and Reception

Branch: 
Headquarters
Age Level: 
Elementary School Kids
Teens
Adults
Details
Description: 
Gilder Lehrman of American History in partnership with The Library of America has award the CRRL with an opportunity to display a travel panel exhibition: "Civil War 150: Exploring the War and Its Meaning Through the Words of Those Who Lived It." This has been made possible in part through a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor. The exhibit will be in the Atrium at Headquarters from Tuesday, November 27 - Sunday, December 16, 2012. A reception to officially open the exhibit is Friday, November 30, 5:30-7:00. John Hennessy, Chief Historian for the National Park Service will address the five themes of the exhibit and how they were manifested in the Fredericksburg area. Refreshments provided.
Full Schedule
Time: 
Friday, November 30, 2012 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm